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ORA-00374 Invalid Value for db_block_size parameter on Windows 2016 (Doc ID 2508588.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 28, 2020

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Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version and later
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What is the largest possible block size for Oracle Database Server 12cR2 and 18cR1 on Windows 2016 ?

I would like to add that the DBCA does not give the possibility to create a database with more than 16K (12cR2 and 18cR1)

failing with ORA-00374: parameter db_block_size = 32768 invalid ; must be a multiple of 512 in the range [2048..16384] on Windows 2016





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